Studies on the Texts of the Desert of Judah

Edited by George J. Brooke

Associate editors: Eibert J.C. Tigchelaar, Jonathan Ben-Dov and Alison Schofield

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Series
ISSN: 
0169-9962
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Edited by Jan Joosten and Jean-Sébastien Rey

This volume contains 15 contributions presented at a symposium on the Hebrew of the Dead Sea Scrolls & Ben Sira, held in Strasbourg on May 29 and 30, 2006. The papers address linguistic and philological issues. Among the authors are some of the most eminent Hebraists of our period.
Series: 
Volume: 
73
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004164048
E-ISBN: 
9789047423973
Publication date: 
December 2007
€123,00
$148.00

Ian C. Werrett

As the first comprehensive study on the concept of ritual purity in the Dead Sea Scrolls since the full publication of the legal material from Qumran, this book offers a detailed examination of the purity material from Qumran through a diachronic lens.
Series: 
Volume: 
72
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004156234
E-ISBN: 
9789047423010
Publication date: 
November 2007
€154,00
$186.00

by Ruth A. Clements and Nadav Sharon

This book presents the authoritative print bibliography of current scholarship on the Dead Sea Scrolls, Qumran, and related fields (including New Testament studies); source, subject, and language indices facilitate its use by scholars and students within and outside the field.
Series: 
Volume: 
71
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004164376
E-ISBN: 
9789047423676
Publication date: 
December 2007
€154,00
$186.00

Edited by Florentino García Martínez and Mladen Popović

This selection of papers read at the 5th meeting of the IOQS offers the explorations of the forming and defining of the identities of the group or groups behind the Dead Sea Scrolls by the foremost specialists in the field.
Series: 
Volume: 
70
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004164147
E-ISBN: 
9789047432470
Publication date: 
December 2007
€127,00
$153.00

Jacobine G. Oudshoorn

Using a division between substantive and formal law as the key element for understanding the applicable law in papyri, this study offers a new understanding of the distinct parts Roman and local law played in the legal reality of second-century Arabia.
Series: 
Volume: 
69
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004149748
E-ISBN: 
9789047421368
Publication date: 
August 2007
€191,00
$233.00

Alex P. Jassen

This book is a comprehensive treatment of prophecy and revelation in the Dead Sea Scrolls. It examines the reconfiguration of biblical prophecy and revelation, the portrait of prophecy at the end of days, and the evidence for ongoing prophetic activity.
Series: 
Volume: 
68
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004158429
E-ISBN: 
9789047420613
Publication date: 
June 2007
€188,00
$228.00

Mladen Popović

Offering new reconstructions and interpretations of physiognomic and astrological texts from Qumran in comparison with Babylonian and Greco-Roman texts, this book gives a fresh view of their sense, function, and status within both the Qumran community and Second Temple Judaism.
Series: 
Volume: 
67
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004157170
E-ISBN: 
9789047420460
Publication date: 
June 2007
€132,00
$160.00

Stephen Hultgren

This volume offers new insight into the origins of the "new covenant in the land of Damascus" and the Qumran community, and explores topics related to their covenantal theology.
Series: 
Volume: 
66
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004154650
E-ISBN: 
9789047419310
Publication date: 
March 2007
€256,00
$308.00

Paul Heger

Conflicting rules of the correct procedures of the Temple cult, whose significance demanded absolute exactitude and uniformity, precluded common public rituals and created the schism
Series: 
Volume: 
65
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004151666
E-ISBN: 
9789047419051
Publication date: 
March 2007
€201,00
$242.00

by Florentino García Martínez. Edited by Eibert J.C. Tigchelaar

This collection of essays by Florentino García Martínez, includes studies on the interpretation of biblical texts in the Scrolls, priestly functions in a community without temple, Messianism, magic, wisdom, sonship, and the “other” in the Dead Sea Scrolls.
Series: 
Volume: 
64
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004156838
E-ISBN: 
9789047419174
Publication date: 
February 2007
€174,00
$210.00

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